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 - La campagne agropastorale 2017/18 au Sahel a été marquée par un déficit et une mauvaise répartition spatio-temporelle des pluies. Une diminution importante de la production de biomasse, ainsi qu’un tarissement précoce des points d’eau ont été constatés dès la fin de la saison des pluies. Les productions fourragères très faibles et ...read more
25/06/2019
 - Highlights: China Field Epidemiology Training Program for Veterinarians trainees supporting epidemiology investigation in China FAO China ECTAD attendance at the One Health Zoonotic Disease Prioritization China Workshop China Field Epidemiology Training Program for Veterinarians trainees’ attendance at Workshop on Harmonization of Value Chain Study Methodology and Proposal Development
22/06/2019
 - Key points Alarming levels of food insecurity persist in the Far North, North-West and South-West regions of Cameroon due to worsening violence, the influx of refugees and internal displacement. Civil unrest continues to affect land preparation in the Far North as well as agricultural activities in the North-West and South-West, causing a ...read more
19/06/2019
 - FAO seeks USD 144 million to assist more than 6 million rural Somalis affected by the drought. This includes 2 million people to receive direct food security and livelihood support, while delivering emergency veterinary care to 32.7 million livestock belonging to around 4.3 million people. This Action Plan builds on ...read more
14/06/2019
 - Climate-driven hazards and conflicts are increasing in intensity and frequency. The impact on local economies, people’s lives and their livelihoods has similarly increased. Approximately 8 out of 10 people who are acutely food insecure rely on crops, fisheries, livestock or forestry assets for their survival. However, one crisis can follow ...read more
07/06/2019
 - Key messages 98 400 households (688 800 people) have been targeted for FAO’s rainy season activities (distribution of crop seed and fertilizer). As it is the main planting season, the success of the 2019 rainy season will determine the food security and income needs of about 80 percent of the people ...read more
07/06/2019
 - Agriculture is the backbone of the economy in the United Republic of Tanzania. The sector contributes to about 30 percent of the gross domestic product, while supporting about 80 percent of rural livelihoods and producing about 95 percent of the country’s food requirements. However, small-scale production, which engages the majority ...read more
07/06/2019
 - Overview On 14 March 2019, Tropical Cyclone Idai made landfall near the port city of Beira before sweeping through five provinces – Inhambane, Manica, Sofala, Tete and Zambezia – decimating livelihoods and leaving a trail of death, destruction and damage in its wake. An estimated 1.85 million people are in need of ...read more
29/05/2019
 - In recent years, the number of people experiencing acute hunger has been persistently high. And 2018 was no exception. Some 113 million people in 53 countries were acutely hungry last year. For FAO, building resilient agriculture-based livelihoods and food systems is at the core of efforts to fight acute hunger and ...read more
23/05/2019
 - Le conflit survenue en République centrafricaine en mars 2013 a engendré une crise humanitaire sans précédent, ayant aggravé les niveaux de vulnérabilité de la population, déjà extrêmement élevés. Le secteur agricole dans son ensemble s’en est également trouvé profondément affecté. L’insécurité alimentaire s’est aggravée, les moyens d’existence des populations se sont ...read more
20/05/2019